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CyberSecurity DevOps Test Engineer (565335)

Progeny Systems Corporation
Manassas, VA 20110
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Progeny Systems Corporation

Progeny Systems Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Job Type:
Location: US-VA-Manassas
Category: Engineering

Job Description

Progeny Systems Corporation is a privately-held, high-tech small business focusing on software and hardware system integration, cutting-edge research and development, and manufacturing. We provide premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. Progeny Systems is seeking a highly motivated mid-/senior-level DevOps engineer to help modernize our US Navy Cybersecurity program's test team and infrastructure, automate manual processes, and instill DevOps principles and best practices in the entire team. Success in this position will require a mix of both technical and social skills: help us use the latest tools and technologies for CI/CD, Infrastructure as Code, containers, and cluster management; also direct and influence the culture and mindset of the team.

Duties and Responsibilities

Assist in the transition from a waterfall T&E (test and evaluation) team towards an Agile development and test team.
Prepare integration and test automation scripts to automate verification of use cases and acceptance testing.
Containerize or virtualize existing test tools and applications.
Automate lab machine setup using Infrastructure as Code tools and principles.
Implement best practices to facilitate team transition towards agile based development.
Work closely with engineering teams to foster and grow a "DevOps culture".


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

DevOps experience with GitLab, Bitlassian, or similar.
Experience with continuous integration and testing culture.
Strong experience with Docker containers and container orchestration (Kubernetes a plus).
Strong experience with automation/configuration management tools (Jenkins, Ansible or equivalent).
Familiarity with test automation tools (Eggplant or equivalent).
Familiarity with cybersecurity and vulnerability analysis.
Familiarity with production monitoring and alerting (New Relic, Datadog, PagerDuty or equivalent).

  • BS in one of the following disciplines: Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field.
  • Cybersecurity minor or certification a plus.
  • Experience: 0-10 years

This position requires the applicant to obtain and maintain a DoD Clearance.

Physical and Mental Requirements for all positions:
Prolonged stationary periods at a desk
General ability to operate computer and other productivity machinery such as calculator, copy machine, printer, etc.
Ability to lift and transport up to 15 pounds at times
Effectively communicate with others
Ability to stay focused and provide attention to detail.
Ability to think analytically and apply problem solving skills to scenarios throughout the course of the workday


If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please contact our recruiting department at hr@progeny.net or call 703.368.6107. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.


To learn more about the Benefits offered by Progeny Systems, including a minimum $1,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires, please visit our website at http://www.progeny.net/careers.

About Progeny Systems

Progeny Systems is a privately held, high-tech small business that provides premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. We are a technology leader in numerous areas including: technology insertion; acoustic sensors; signal processing; combat systems; torpedoes; cyber security; biometrics; knowledge management; undersea vehicles; open architecture; electromagnetic maneuver warfare; electronics packaging; and image/video processing/analysis.

Progeny System's ability to leverage flexibility, rapid turnaround, customer responsiveness, and encourage an environment for experimental research has been critical to our success in developing, producing and supporting numerous mission critical national defense systems.

Progeny has provided highly complex products/programs to the United States Government in collaboration with the following agencies, among others:

- United States Navy

- United States Air Force

- United States Army

- Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

- National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)


Posted: 2021-09-21 Expires: 2021-10-23

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